Sow Unto The Spirit Reap Everlasting Life!

Galatians No Comments »

Each One Shall Bear His Own Load! Ark Channel 280922 Wed Galatians 6

…for in due season we shall reap if we do not lose heart. (v9)

* Those who walk in the Holy Spirit have two indicators: the ability to redeem the weak and the courage to do good with the money God has given them. It’s all like sowing seeds, except that we only boast Christ and His cross!

Galatians 6:1-18

* Book recommendation: ”Talk Thru the Bible” by Bruce Wilkinson. It provides a valuable summary of every book of the Bible.

* 方舟台 – 版權所有 *

Gentleness, Self-Control!

Galatians No Comments »

Love Others As Yourself! Ark Channel 27/09/2022 Tue Galatians 5

For we through the Spirit eagerly wait for the hope of righteousness by faith. (v5)

* Out of our heart springs the issues of life. If we treat someone well, we will say what is right; but if we hate someone, our words and actions towards him will be bad. At the critical moment, act by the Holy Spirit, accept the leading from Him!

Galatians 5:1-26

* The prayer of a pastor who once was a ADHD child: Groaning and Hopeful

* 方舟台 – 版權所有 *

Follow God In Path Of The Living!

Galatians No Comments »

He Who Believes In Me Shall Live! Ark Channel 26/09/2022 Mon 2 Galatians 4

…if a son, then an heir of God through Christ. (v7)

* In praying we call God “Abba Father” revealing the same life, filled with emotion and respect. We have the Spirit of the Son of God within us, a mysterious union!

Galatians 4:1-31

* Good News: My wife’s heart valve surgery was postponed twice by the hospital due to the pandemic, and I was at a loss. In God’s grace and with the prayers of our brothers and sisters, she finally underwent surgery today and it was very successful. Thank God for His grace and for strengthening my faith. ~James (HK)

* 方舟台 – 版權所有 *

Not by Myself, but with God’s Grace! – Sunday Hope_25/09/2022

Galatians No Comments »

We are Clothed in Christ! – Sunday Hope 25/09/2022 Galatians 3

…that the promise by faith in Jesus Christ might be given to those who believe. (v22)

* We are justified by faith. We live by faith. We are given the Holy Spirit by faith. We are one with our fellow Christians by faith. It is all right to lose everything. Let us not lose our small faith!

Galatians 3:1-29

* A classic hymn in vocal ensemble (Conference of T4G Live)
O Lord, My Rock & My Redeemer

* 方舟台 – 版權所有 *

Support the Weak, Care for the Poor!

Galatians No Comments »

He Gave Himself for Me! – Ark Channel 24/09/2022 Sat Galatians 2

… I have been crucified with Christ; it is no longer I who live, but Christ lives in me. (v20)

* “The Cross/crucified” occurs 8 times in Galatians. Crucified with Christ. United with Christ. “Me” is no longer in control of my life!

Galatians 2:1-21

* My dad / 江澤球弟兄was baptised at the age of 83, and has since enjoyed church life for 11 years, happy, worry-free and in good health. He finished his earthly journey of 94 years and was received home by our Lord on 6 September. His memorial meeting will be held on 25 September to mark the grace of God. (From Sam Kong/瑞榮, Hong Kong)

* 方舟台 – 版權所有 *

Called me by His grace!

Galatians No Comments »

Not of human origin! – Ark Channel 23/09/2022 Fri Galatians 1

…If I were still trying to please people, I would not be a servant of Christ. (v10)

* The heart of the Gospel is that Christ “gave himself for our sins to rescue us from the present evil age”. Apart from Him, there is no salvation!

Galatians 1:1-24

* A heart of caring and mercy — HK Bible Conference notes (Bill Crowder)

* 方舟台 – 版權所有 *

In Due Time We Will Reap!

Galatians No Comments »

God Is Not Mocked! Ark Channel 28/09/2021 Tue Galatians 6

And all who will follow this rule, peace and mercy be upon them… (v16)

* The cross brings us together, bearing one another’s burden (v2). The Spirit helps us to be alert, each one bearing our own load (v5), and will reap eternal life from the Spirit.

Galatians 6

* The last words in the Book of James – True Faith Leads to Earnest Prayer (Alex McCoy)

* 方舟台 – 版權所有 *

Walking In Your Presence!

Galatians No Comments »

Be Faithful! Of Integrity! Ark Channel 27/09/2021 Mon Galatians 5

But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness, self-control… (v22-23)

* Three keys to unity and working in the Spirit: (1) not be boastful (2) not to challenge but to help (3) not to envy one another but to accept.

Galatians 5

* Difficult choices in life? Principal HO Yuk Fan / 何玉芬校長 talks about life planning, the meaning in life and shares what kind of mentality educators should have to face challenges in teaching. arkchannel sharing

* 方舟台 – 版權所有 *

Children of God Through Promise! – Sunday Hope_26/09/2021

Galatians, Sunday Hope No Comments »

Labour Until Christ is Formed in You! – Sunday Hope 26/09/2021 Galatians 4

What then was the blessing you enjoyed?… (v. 15)

1. Shepherds and their flocks are closely connected. Be wary not to forsake the truth just for keeping the good relationship. (v.12-16)
2. Be wary of heresy-mongers. They appear to be zealous but harbour evil intentions.

Galatians 4

* A cancer patient who has undergone 5 surgeries and recovered – I have a life-saving song! He said, I sang and wept. I proclaimed that my life was not in the hands of earthly doctors, but in the hands of the greatest physician of the universe — my God….
arkchannel sharing

* 方舟台 – 版權所有 *

Meditate on Our Lord’s Work!

Galatians No Comments »

Triumphant yet Submissive, Strong yet Patient! – Ark Channel 25/09/2021 Sat Galatians 3

… the righteous will live by faith. (v. 11)

* We receive the Holy Spirit by faith. This is our greatest treasure! Blessed with this treasure at heart, in fine weather or foul, we are able to embark on our pilgrimage.

Galatians 3

* Miri in East Malaysia is a serene city. The local gospel chapel was established in 1963. God who was able to create all things out of nothing sent Rev Percy King and his wife/ 金福泉牧師夫婦from Tasmania, Australia to the city. With hard work the church was founded. Now it is a Sunday congregation of more than 1900, with kids and teenagers amounting to 200. It is a flourishing church. Their Chinese bulletin Good News (佳訊) is worth reading.

* 方舟台 – 版權所有 *

God Does Not Show Favouritism!

Galatians No Comments »

I only fear running my race in vain! – Ark Channel 24/09/2021 Fri Galatians 2

…The life I now live in the body, I live by faith in the Son of God, who loved me and gave himself for me. (v.20)

* The Gospel’s core is that Christ came to give Himself as a sacrifice for us, and that he was resurrected and has triumphed over death (v1-5). But man’s will and traditions may mutate the Gospel (v6-10). May the Lord give us heavenly revelations, so that we are drawn close to God!

Galatians 2

* Pastor SQ Chen/陳世欽, who was born in Malaysia, speaks on “The advantage of overseas’ Chinese’s from the lens of dispersion“/「從散居看華人的優勢」

* 方舟台 – 版權所有 *

The God Who Calls Me In Grace!

Galatians No Comments »

Am I trying to win man’s approval! – Ark Channel 23/09/2021 Thu Galatians 1

I did not receive it from any man, nor was I taught it; rather, I received it by revelation from Jesus Christ. (v.12)

* The Gospel’s core is that Christ came to give Himself as a sacrifice for us, and that he was resurrected and has triumphed over death (v1-5). But man’s will and traditions may mutate the Gospel (v6-10). May the Lord give us heavenly revelations, so that we are drawn close to God!

Galatians 1

* Counselling students and thinking about life planning – as a principal of a school, Dr. YF Ho/何玉芬博士 speaks from her personal experience lessons on realizing dreams – arkchannel sharing.

* 方舟台 – 版權所有 *

Good Works Reap Results!

Galatians No Comments »

God Is Not Mocked! Ark Channel 280920 Mon Galatians 6

Bear one another’s burdens… (v2)

In The Spirit – A Living Of Caring One Another:

1. While burden is heavy, it can be shared (v1-5)
2. We will reap, never lose heart! (v6-10)

Galatians 6

* Latest from Los Angeles, Brother Dixon Ip and wife: “All our meetings are now online. Brothers and sisters seldom meet in person. Everything is fine for me. If the Lord wills, I may visit the brothers, sisters and relatives in HK and Taiwan either before the end of the year or early next year. Looking to the Lord’s leading.

* 方舟台 – 版權所有 *

Don’t Pursue Vanity of Fame ! Sunday Hope_27/09/2020

Galatians, Sunday Hope No Comments »

Walk and be led by the Holy Spirit! Sunday Hope 270920 Galatians 5

For all the law is fulfilled in one word, even in this: “You shall love your neighbour as yourself.” (v14)

Having been set free, we should follow the Holy Spirit!
1. 15 works of the flesh! Do we find ourselves tainted by uncleanness, lewdness, jealousies, sorcery, hatred, outbursts of wrath and dissensions?
2. Always ask the Holy Spirit to instill in us motivation, direction, purity, perseverance, uprightness, gentleness and light!

Galatians 5

* Wonders of structures and epic heritage are unearthed at the site of Jerusalem. Go take a look at the artifacts that once appeared in the Bible Uncovering Jerusalem Underground

* 方舟台 – 版權所有 *

Mouth of the Righteous a Well of Life!

Galatians No Comments »

Walk on the Righteous Path, Steady and Firm! – Ark Channel 260920 Sat Galatians 4

… God has sent forth the Spirit of His Son into your hearts, crying out “Abba, Father!” (v. 6)

Solace and Challenge:
1. “Abba” means “My loving Father”, who is intimate and close with us.
2. Do we honour Him as God? Are we like Jesus who gave his utmost for God in Gethsemane?

Galatians 4

* A precious interview with Pastor Philip Yeung/楊錫鏘牧師 5 years ago — Looking back his forty years of service for the Lord.

* 方舟台 – 版權所有 *

Watch and Wait for the Lord’s return!

Galatians No Comments »

Soar high, even against the wind! – Ark Channel 250920 Fri Galatians 3

…so that by faith we might receive the promise of the Spirit. (v.14)

The purpose of faith:
1. We are justified by faith, and thus can gain life! (v.8,16,11)
2. We receive the spirit by faith, and are forever as one! (v.3,14,28)

Galatians 3

* David Jeremiah, who once suffered from leukemia, speaks on Psalm 121′s infinite comfort Lord—Help! (Delivered on 27 May 2020)

* 方舟台 – 版權所有 *

God Judges Not By Appearance!

Galatians No Comments »

Christ lives in me! – Ark Channel 240920 Thu Galatians 2

I have been crucified with Christ…(v.20)

In the Holy Spirit, sing a song of freedom:
1. Individual – we receive grace, and preach grace! (Ch. 1-2)
2. Truth – The Bible and history show that grace exceeds the law! (Ch. 3-4)
3. Ethics – In the Holy Spirit, live out God’s glory! (Ch. 5-6)

Galatians 2

* That year, she met a dangerous lover. She wanted to escape, but became pregnant, and the child was aborted against her will. Yet, she encountered a miracle… (Testimony of YQ Zheng/鄭雅琪)

* 方舟台 – 版權所有 *

Goodness, Gentleness, Self-Control!

Galatians No Comments »

Bear One Another’s Burden! Ark Channel 230920 Wed Galatians 1

…that He might rescue us from this present evil age… (v4)

Life’s Trio:
1. The Book of Galatians is a song of grace
2. The Book of Galatians is a song of faith
3. The Book of Galatians is a song of the Spirit

Galatians 1

* A shepherd of love, Chuck Swindoll Sermons 2020 speaks on overcoming pains and hurts, benefiting the listeners. When Heartbreaking Events Rock Our World

* 方舟台 – 版權所有 *

Pursuit Of Excellence – To Be Like The Lord!

Galatians, Voice Divine No Comments »
Oh To Be Like Thee!
…until Christ be formed in you. (v19)

Two Special Missions:

1. Strive to preach the gospel – labor to bring people to God for life.
2. Endeavor to edify – commit to nurture others for the growth of life.

今日聖經: Gal 4

* In 1967, during the “Six Day War” in Middle East, the Israeli force, weak as they were, fought hard, yet won over the joint Arab forces who were 6 times their strength. As Israeli General Dayan announced their victory, he revealed their secret. They were holding a new weapon, “Psalm 121” — Behold, He that keepeth Israel will neither slumber nor sleep! What is your secret weapon?


Jehovah of hosts, him shall ye sanctify; and let him be your fear, and let him be your dread. (Isaiah 8:13)
Isaiah 8-10: The world is full of scary forces but the children of God have nothing to fear because the Almighty One is the only one they fear.

* Copyright © ArkChannel and the authors *

The Golden Rule of Blessings in the Lord!

Galatians, Voice Divine No Comments »
Blessings Coming Down From Heaven!
…so that we might receive the promised Spirit through faith (v.14)

Receive Blessings Through the Spirit –

1. Know that: God’s wondrous blessings are in Christ.
2. Remember: To enjoy the blessings one must follow the Spirit

今日聖經: Gal 3

*Yesterday we brought up the CEO of a HK company who came to Christ in jail and mended his relationship with his wife, caring for her immensely. Alfred CHEUNG/張堅庭 counseled his wife, bringing her out of her seven years of fear, gaining peace from the Lord, and into the practice of saying grace before meals!


*And say to him, ‘Be careful, be quiet, do not fear, and do not let your heart be faint. (Isaiah 7:4)
Isaiah 5-7: Be careful and quiet – even after rationally assessing a situation, if we know that God is still in control of everything, this is called “faith”.

* Copyright © ArkChannel and the authors *

Be Pure At Heart And Wise In Discerning!

Galatians, Voice Divine No Comments »
Able To Discern The Real From The Fake!
I marvel that ye are… unto a different gospel (v6)

What Is Fake Gospel?

1. Take heed of any teachings that confuses or modifies that of the authority of the Bible. It is heresy!
2. Be careful of any teachings that deviates from the teaching that Christ is the one and only savior. It is heresy!

今日聖經: Gal 1

* Ah Ying is a domestic helper in HK. She is diligent and loyal. Her employer is a capable lawyer married to a senior doctor. She often shares with Ah Ying her problems with her husband. Ah Ying would pray with her and helped her ride through the storm. And later, her husband also accepted the Lord and is fervent serving Him. With God all things are possible.


There are threescore queens, and fourscore concubines, And virgins without number. My dove, my undefiled, is but one… (Song of Solomon 6:8-9)
Song of Solomon 5-8: “Is but one” whether as individuals or as a corporate body, it is our position in the Lord’s heart, a position that surpasses all else and irreplaceable.

* Copyright © ArkChannel and the authors *

Carefree And Comfort In The Lord!

Galatians, Voice Divine No Comments »
One Can Switch Tracks In Life!
…that life which I now live in the flesh I live in faith, the faith which is in the Son of God…(v20)

New Perspective On Life – No Longer I But Christ:

1. My old self has been crucified with Christ, never look back, refrain from evil.
2. My new life is in Christ, living in faith in all things.

今日聖經: Gal 2

* Movie director Alfred CHEUNG/張堅庭 received a letter from a prisoner – a former CEO of a multi-billion dollar company who yielded great results with money but not with his family. Now enlightened by the Lord, he writes birthday cards to his wife, wishing her health spiritually and physically. The power of believing is not in the rules but in awakening! (In Chinese – HK Ming Pao Daily 040913)


And Jehovah will create over the whole habitation of mount Zion, and over her assemblies… for over all the glory shall be spread a covering. (Isaiah 4:5)

Isaiah 1-4: “For over all the glory shall be spread a covering” – The presence of glory, the covering of the Almighty, are the final state of those coming out of Egypt.

* Copyright © ArkChannel and the authors *

Gentle towards others, disciplined towards self

Everyday New Testament, Galatians No Comments »
Carry each other’s burdens, and in this way you will fulfill the law of Christ. (v.2)

Carrying Burdens

Towards others — Gentleness is the way brothers and sisters should interact with one another; in grace we walk together, and we should carry each other’s burdens. (v.1)

Towards self — “for each one should carry their own load”: There is a responsibility that each and every one of us should take on and face. (5)

Scripture of the Day (NT): Galatians 6


* Carpenter Tan used a wooden brush to build his career, and through a text message saying, “Carpenter, I believe in Jesus!”, he gained salvation. (Essay, Traditional Chinese)


* In that day people will look to their Maker…(Isaiah 17:7)

Isaiah 15-18: Times of trouble often help people restore the original relationship with their Maker.

* Copyright © ArkChannel and the authors *

Responsibility Of Being Blessed!

Everyday New Testament, Galatians No Comments »
For the whole law is fulfilled in one word, even in this: Thou shalt love thy neighbor as thyself. (v14)

What Grace Asks of Us

1. Love God – Through grace we have freedom. Grace also demands us to have self-control not to indulge in our flesh and abuse grace. (v13)

2. Love Thy Neighbor – Christians have freedom but “through love be servants one to another.” This is the requirements of grace. (v14)

Scripture of the Day (NT): Galatians 5


* Alternative Investment <video in Chinese>

After surviving negative equity, God helped him see the vision. The tiny ‘drop of water’ they owned was made into blessing for others.


* …for though thou wast angry with me, thine anger is turned away and thou comfortest me. (Isaiah 12:1)

Isaiah 11-14: In life, we might experience God’s anger but not for long. This is another aspect of faith.

* Copyright © ArkChannel and the authors *

Knowing God and Being Known by God!

Everyday New Testament, Galatians No Comments »
Because you are his sons, God sent the Spirit of his Son into our hearts, the Spirit who calls out, “Abba, Father.” (v.6)

Sons and Servants

Sons — Believers call on the “Abba, Father” from within the heart; this is the work of the Holy Spirit, and confirms the son’s life. (v6)

Servant — The son turning into a servant, moving from the glory of grace back to a slave under the law, this is a big falling in life. (v9)

Scripture of the Day (NT): Galatians 4


Sister YW LAM/HK/林月雲 now rests in the perfect peace of the Lord. Thoughts for her from saints around the world:

* She has done her best and most: we served together at Tuen Mun Hall, we went to the same home meeting for more than 20 years. – WK KWAN/Toronto/關永強

* She is my model in God. She earned her crown of life! She took care of me since I was child. I will always remember her sweet smile and gentle character.- Shirley WONG/Canada/黄細玲

* May God comfort her husband Kwai Kwong/鄧桂光 -TSOI Si Kit/Calgary/蔡仕傑

* 40 years ago she taught me a story about black people cannot change their color by bathing just like we cannot wash away our sins by ourselves. – Peggy MY YIP/HK/葉美燕

* She taught me hymns for kids in a park, 36 years ago and it has kept me in joy ever since: “My soul glorifies the Lord and my spirit rejoices in God my Savior…” – Sam KONG

* No sorrows! Brave the way ahead! – Sister LU/HK/呂師母

* In Him, we have the hope of glory.  Emil WT LOK/Canada/駱禾泰

* Let the weak and wearied listen – The Lord’s Revealing

- (020912 HK, by Samuel CHING/程蒙恩, Cantonese) on Luke 24

Audio clip: Adobe Flash Player (version 9 or above) is required to play this audio clip. Download the latest version here. You also need to have JavaScript enabled in your browser.


* But the people have not returned to him who struck them, nor have they sought the Lord Almighty.  (Isaiah 9:13)

Isaiah 8-10: God strikes us to have us return to Him; this is the heart of the Father.

* Copyright © ArkChannel and the authors *

By Works Of Law Or By Faith?

Everyday New Testament, Galatians No Comments »
…before whose eyes Jesus Christ was openly set forth crucified… (v1)

Picture Of The Cross

1. Curse – “Cursed is every one that hangeth on a tree”.  The cross is a symbol of love. It is love of the one who took on the curse for us. (v13)

2. Gift – “the blessing of Abraham”. The cross is also a symbol of blessing for all men, that blessing is the spirit. (v14)

Scripture of the Day (NT): Galatians 3


* Editor of “Chinese Christian Study Bible”/ 啟導本聖經, Prof. Timothy YU/余也魯教授 – When at a young age, while on the run during wartime, he was alone and seriously ill. The inn keeper wanted to abandon him in the wilderness. Yu remembered Jesus he once knew and cried, “Lord, I need you. Please help me.” Shortly a man in a sedan chair came to the shop to buy oil. This man was actually an old neighbor. The two met and the old friend offered help, saving his life. God saved him to become a useful vessel. He founded the School of Communication at the Baptist University and the Rock House Publishers, depicting the grace of God with his top notch writing.


* …If ye will not believe, surely ye shall not be established. (Isaiah 7:9)

Isaiah 5-7: Faith is a tranquillizer for the spirit, helping man to stand firm in times of unrest and turbulence.

* Copyright © ArkChannel and the authors *

WP Theme & Icons by N.Design Studio
Entries RSS Comments RSS Log in